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Temporary Accommodation and Procurement Officer

Employer
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
Location
Wandsworth, London (Greater)
Salary
£32,427 - £39,294
Closing date
8 Aug 2022
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As with many other Boroughs in the capital, tackling homelessness is a high priority. The Temporary Accommodation Procurement Officer will be required to source new business to increase the supply of properties based on the demand by building relationships with landlords, agents, and developers.

You will be joining a busy and hardworking team during a time of transformational change where every day offers an opportunity to make a positive difference.

We are looking for a committed individual with strong communication and excellent negotiation skills. We invite people who share our passion, commitment, and enthusiasm. 

  • Are you a strong communicator with excellent negotiation skills?
  • Have a good level of understanding of private housing market
  • Experienced with property acquisition for the use of Temporary and settled accommodation
  • Able to set and achieve personal targets that make an impact on team performance and efficiency
  • Able to work well individually as well as part of a team
  • First rate problem solver and able to use own initiative
  • Able to advise Landlords of their obligations in line with legislation
  • Well organised with strong administrative skills
  • Able to deliver excellent customer care

36 hours Monday- Friday – flexible working can be considered

  • Must have access to a vehicle or be able to use public transport and carry out property inspections in line with current guidance and law

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